Rodeo Austin 2023: Schedule, Date & Time, How to watch

Rodeo Austin is back for 2023! It is one of the largest rodeo events in the country, attracting thousands of visitors each year. The event will be held on Saturday, March 11th – Saturday, March 25th in Austin, TX and features a variety of rodeo competitions, live music performances, and carnival rides and games. Here’s a simple guide to watch Rodeo Austin 2023 live stream schedule, date, time and more.

Rodeo Austin
Venue Travis County Expo Center, Austin, TX
Date Mar 11 – 25, 2023
Sanction PRCA, WPRA
Circuit Texas (L)
Purse $377,500
Broadcast The Cowboy Channel, CowboyChannelPlus

How to watch Rodeo Austin 2023?

The Rodeo Austin will be livestreamed from Mar 11 – 25, 2023 and performances live on The Cowboy Channel and Cowboy Channel +. The Cowboy Channel now available on Dish Network-232, Direct TV-603, Cox-260 anytime, and anywhere.

The Cowboy Channel:

  1. AT&T (Channel 566)
  2. Charter Spectrum
  3. Comcast
  4. Suddenlink
  5. Sling TV’s Heartland Package
  6. Verizon FiOS TV

To find out if RFD-TV and THE COWBOY CHANNEL are available in your area, please click here and enter your zip code also choose your Pay TV provider.

Cowboy Channel +

Stream The Cowboy Channel programming live, watch past episodes of your favorite shows, and follow all the latest rodeo action. The Cowboy Channel Plus is available for only $9.99 a month or save up to 25% and purchase the whole year for $89.99. To sign up for the PRCA on The Cowboy Channel Plus app, visit

Supported Device

  • Web: Any web-connected desktop, laptop, tablet, or mobile phone using the latest version of Chrome (recommended), Firefox, Safari, Edge, or Internet Explorer.
  • Mobile App: If you have an iPhone or iPad, search for “Cowboy Channel +” in the App Store.
  • TV: If you have an Apple TV (4th generation) or Roku, search for “Cowboy Channel +” in the App Store or in the Roku Channel Store.

Credit to CLN Team Member, Megan deFabry

Where is Austin Texas Rodeo held?

The Austin Texas Rodeo, also known as the “Austin Rodeo” or the “Austin Livestock Show and Rodeo returns to the Travis County Expo Center this spring as a full-blown family affair, boasting a thrilling lineup of ProRodeo events, livestock shows, daily concerts, carnival attractions and much more. The must-attend Austin event takes place daily, March 11-25, 2023.

Austin ProRodeos Events

Staying true to the official sport of Texas, Austin hosts one of America’s top ProRodeos every March. The top-ranked rodeo athletes in each event compete in Rodeo Austin’s unique bracket-style format for the title of Champion. In an action-packed two hours, fans enjoy extreme competition, bull fighting entertainment and the fan-favorite Mutton Bustin’. Every ProRodeo performance features the events listed in the order below.

  • Bareback Riding
  • Steer Wrestling
  • Mutton Bustin’
  • Team Roping
  • Breakaway Roping
  • Saddle Bronc Riding
  • Tie-Down Roping
  • Barrel Racing
  • Bull Riding
  • Bullfighters
  • Barrel Man

Austin Texas Rodeo 2023 concert lineup

Check out the full main stage lineup below:

  • Aaron Watson – March 11
  • Ramón Ayala – March 12
  • Flo Rida – March 13
  • Randy Rogers Band – March 14
  • Carly Pearce – March 15
  • Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line – March 16
  • Russell Dickerson – March 17
  • Shane Smith & the Saints – March 18
  • La Zenda Norteña – March 19
  • Nitty Gritty Dirt Band – March 20
  • Ryan Bingham & the Texas Gentlemen – March 21
  • TBA – March 22
  • Flatland Cavalry – March 23
  • Lainey Wilson – March 24
  • Tracy Lawrence – March 25


The fairgrounds open at 10 a.m. daily and offer hours of entertainment with carnival games and rides, shopping, food, shows and educational activities. Visit Kidztown for a petting zoo and other fun activities. Be sure to make time for additional special events that include a Cowboy Breakfast, BBQ Auction and Dance, and a Fashion and Fine Art Show.

How much does it cost to go to the Austin Rodeo?

Each ticket category has many options. Generally, ProRodeo & Concert tickets range from $30-$55, Fairgrounds tickets range from $5-$10, Carnival Wristbands range from $20-$40 and parking is $15. Children 2 and under are free for ProRodeo & Concert and/or Fairgrounds admission.